Freedom to write: Orhan Pamuk, Margaret Atwood and Salman Rushdie
openDemocracy presents the first of a series of audio features from the PEN World Voices literary festival. Salman Rushdie, Orhan Pamuk and Margaret Atwood discuss power, shame and saying the unsayable. Part 1, in which Salman Rushdie talks about Gunther Grass, "Group 47" and dialogue between America and the rest of the world.
For partial transcripts and observations, please visit http://www.opendemocracy.net/arts-Literature/pen_3488.jsp
Part two of a three part interview.
September 10, 2007
Extra cool. but safe.